Capt Fountain Finnell

  • Birth 27 Nov 1833 Clark County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 4 May 1863 Camp Dennison, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
  • Burial Ruckerville, Clark County, Kentucky, USA
  • Memorial ID 38574687

Son of John A & Susan Ann (Rawlings) Finnell. Fountain married Mary Frances Oliver in 1854. They had four children in the years leading up to the Civil War. Fountain enlisted in the Union army, commanding Co A, 14th Kentucky Volunteer Cavalry Regiment, a unit engaged in scouting duty and in combating Confederate guerillas in eastern Kentucky. He died of typhoid fever in the military hospital at Camp Dennison. Buried in Waldschmidt Cemetery outside the camp. Reinterred in the late 1860s, Oliver family graveyard, Clark County, KY.


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  • Created by: DVF
  • Added: 20 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38574687
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Fountain Finnell (27 Nov 1833–4 May 1863), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38574687, citing Oliver Family Cemetery, Ruckerville, Clark County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by DVF (contributor 46790182) .